Acupuncture: Yes for Urinary Incontinence, No for PCOS Infertility (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- Two acupuncture studies find different outcomes in different conditions
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ConclusionThere is a lack of quality clinical trials that have evaluated the efficacy of hypopressive abdominal gymnastics.ResumenAntecedentesLa gimnasia abdominal hipopresiva se propone como un nuevo paradigma en la rehabilitación del suelo pélvico. Sus postulados contradicen la recomendación del entrenamiento muscular del suelo pélvico en el posparto.ObjetivoConocer si la gimnasia abdominal hipopresiva es más eficaz que el entrenamiento muscular del suelo pélvico u otros tratamientos conservadores alternativos para la rehabilitación del suelo pélvico.MétodosL...
Source: Actas Urologicas Espanolas - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
A high proportion of female veterans have been sexually assaulted, and victims of assault are more likely to be infertile, which can be a marker of overall health, research shows.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news
Treatment for cancer and other serious conditions involves toxic chemotherapy drugs, radiation and surgery that can cause infertility in women and men.
Source: ABC News: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news
Conditions:   Anovulatory Infertility;   Abnormal Uterine Bleeding-Ovulatory Disorders;   Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome;   Hyperprolactinemia;   Luteinized Unruptured Follicle Syndrome;   Corpus Luteum Insufficiency;   Ovarian Insufficiency Interventions:   Drug: experimental group: Bushen Culuan Decoction and Clomiphene Citrate Tablets placebo;   Drug: control group: Clomiphene Citrate Tablets and Bushen Culuan Decoction placebo Sponsors:   Xiyuan Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences;   Dongzhi...
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Who gets access to fertility specialists in the U.S. says a lot about who we think "deserves" a family.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
CONCLUSIONS: The results show that infertile couples suffer from infertility-related sexual and relationship concerns. An intervention study should be conducted to help these couples overcome such concerns. PMID: 30317866 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Tags: J Reprod Infant Psychol Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 16 October 2018Source: Reproductive ToxicologyAuthor(s): Jisun Yun, Inha Lee, Young Bin Won, Jae Hoon Lee, Seok Kyo Seo, SiHyun Cho, Young Sik Choi, Byung Seok Lee, Bo Hyon YunAbstractThis retrospective study investigated and compared the incidence of congenital foetal anomalies after letrozole versus clomiphene citrate (CC) administration for infertility treatment. Data from 142 newborns were included: letrozole group, n = 83; CC group, n = 61. Congenital anomalies were found in 7.2% (6/83) patients in the letrozole group and 18.0% (11/61) patients in the CC g...
Source: Reproductive Toxicology - Category: Toxicology Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: The results show that classical massage therapy is not significantly inferior to acupuncture therapy in the period from admission to follow-up. Thus, the non-inferiority of the KMT to the AKU cannot be proven in the context of the defined irrelevance area. PMID: 30321900 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und Unfallchirurgie - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Z Orthop Unfall Source Type: research
By Amy Orciari Herman Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Lorenzo Di Francesco, MD, FACP, FHM Two new trials in JAMA report mixed findings for acupuncture: One shows that acupuncture may help treat stress urinary incontinence, while the other shows no effect on infertility …
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - Category: Primary Care Source Type: news
TUESDAY, June 27, 2017 -- Acupuncture, a 3,000-year-old healing technique, received mixed reviews in two new studies from China -- one focusing on incontinence and the other on a cause of female infertility. A research team found acupuncture did...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
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